Uses of Ristova Injection
Ristova 500mg Injection is used in the treatment of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), blood cancer (Chronic lymphocytic leukemia) and rheumatoid arthritis.
Ristova Injection side effects
Headache, Weakness, Edema (swelling), Infection, Hair loss, Itching, Chills, Febrile neutropenia, Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Infusion reaction.
How to use Ristova Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer. Ristova 500mg Injection may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Ristova Injection works
Ristova 500mg Injection is a monoclonal antibody that specifically binds to receptors on cancer cells. Thus it flags the cancer cells for destruction by the body's immune system.
Ristova Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Ristova Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ristova 500mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Ristova 500mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
It is not known whether Ristova 500mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Ristova 500mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ristova 500mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
is limited information available on the use of Ristova 500mg Injection
in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Ristova Injection?
If you miss a dose of Ristova 500mg Injection, please consult your doctor.